Finance Manager / Assistant Finance Manager (retail) Permanent Job in Singapore

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posted date

Sunday, 11 June 2017

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position type


market sector

Accounting & Auditing

start date

Sunday, 11 June 2017

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Singapore, Singapore


S$66,000 - S$72,000 per year

job description

about the company

Our client is a retail company with growing presence globally, and whose expertise has made them a well-recognized brand in the region. This family-oriented organization offers a great working environment for its close-knitted employees.

about the job

Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will join this fast-growing division and be responsible for the following:-

  • Managing a small team in month-end and year-end closing, ensuring that statutory accounts, management reports and tax returns are submitted on an accurate and timely basis
  • Performing business reviews, variance analysis, cashflow forecasting and budgeting for the business unit
  • Working closely with Operations, Sales, Marketing and Supply Chain teams in your analysis of the business, and to make appropriate recommendations on business strategies
  • Performing ROI analysis to assess viability of new investment projects
  • Reviewing and implementing existing and/or new internal controls to improve operational and accounting processes
  • Liaising with auditors, tax advisors, bankers and any other regulatory bodies to ensure compliance with statutory requirements and company policies
  • Overseeing Procurement activities to ensure optimization of resources, and monitoring vendors' performance

skills and experience required

To be successful in this role, you will have to be a good business partner possessing the following skills and experience:-

  • Degree in Accountancy / ACCA
  • At least 7 years' relevant accounting and finance experience, including prior audit experience
  • Proficiency in MS Excel
  • Working experience in retail / FMCG / trading companies will be an advantage
  • Willing and able to travel once a month within Southeast Asia
  • A positive working attitude and good business acumen

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Grace Tong at 6510 1366. (EA: 94C3609/ R1325492 )

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